SOURCE: Electro Energy Inc.

February 26, 2008 10:00 ET

Electro Energy to Present at Jesup & Lamont Emerging Growth Stock Conference

DANBURY, CT--(Marketwire - February 26, 2008) - Electro Energy Inc. (NASDAQ: EEEI), a leading provider of advanced battery technologies and associated systems, announced today that Michael E. Reed, President & CEO, will present an overview of the company at the Jesup & Lamont Emerging Growth Stock Conference on Thursday, February 28, 2008 at the Disney Contemporary Resort in Orlando, Florida.

Michael Reed, President & CEO of Electro Energy, will highlight the Company's patented technology, developed with over $30M of U.S. Government funding, providing smaller, lighter, more powerful and less costly batteries, that enables advanced technology for our military and our mobile society.

Electro Energy is commercializing its proprietary lithium-ion and nickel-metal hydride technologies through a variety of channels, including as a domestic source of rechargeable 18650 lithium ion batteries to the U.S. Department of Defense from its Gainesville, Florida facility. Mr. Reed will also discuss the Company's transition into a more commercial orientation with a heightened revenue focus in 2008.

The presentation will be webcast live on the conference website, and also available for download on the website after the event.

About Electro Energy Inc.

Electro Energy Inc., headquartered in Danbury, Connecticut, was founded in 1992 to develop, manufacture and commercialize high-powered, rechargeable bipolar wafer cell nickel-metal hydride batteries for use in a wide range of applications. Its Colorado Springs operation is AS9100/ISO9001 certified and supplies aerospace-grade high quality nickel cadmium batteries and components for satellites, aircraft and other specialty applications. EEEI is also developing high power lithium rechargeable batteries utilizing the Company's proprietary bipolar wafer cell design. EEEI owns significant manufacturing assets near Gainesville, Florida for rechargeable lithium ion 18650 cylindrical cells, the standard cell used in the electronics industry. For further information, please visit

Certain statements in this news release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the companies, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements include, among other things, the following: general economic and business conditions; competition; unexpected changes in technologies and technological advances; ability to commercialize and manufacture products; results of experimental studies; research and development activities; changes in, or failure to comply with, governmental regulations; and the ability to obtain adequate financing in the future. This information is qualified in its entirety by cautionary statements and risk factors disclosure contained in certain of Electro Energy Inc.'s Securities and Exchange Commission filings available at

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